California Men’s Colony (CMC) reports the passing of retired Associate Warden Dave Carey on Oct. 9.

Mr. Carey began his career at CMC in April 1976, as a Supervising Cook I. In 1978 he was elevated to Supervising Cook II.

In 1981, he transferred to San Quentin to be the Food Manager, but returned shortly to work at CMC as Food Manager until 1987 when he was promoted to Business Manager II.

In 1994, he was promoted again to Associate Warden and retired in 2008.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Oct. 12 at St. Williams Catholic Church, 6410 Santa Lucia Road, Atascadero, CA.